Gold was discovered here over 120 years ago, (CLICK HERE) and these gold deposits are the oldest recognized gold ores on Earth.
It was the site of one of the milestones of the industrial development of South Africa.
They contain very important high-rainfall mountain catchments which are protected in terms of several proclaimed Nature Reserves.
The historic and cultural history of the region is of great importance to the Swazi Nation as well as that of the early colonial era.
this area is home to an incredible variety of endemic native plants and animals occurring only within this particular area in South Africa.If you were able to travel back in time to visit Earth during the Archaean period you would not recognize it as the same planet we inhabit today.FOR MORE CLICK HERE The atmosphere was very different from today it most probably consisted of methane, ammonia, and other gases which would be toxic to most life on earth today.This range is also referred to as the ‘Genesis of Life’,because it's geology includes the best preserved ancient Achaean rocks on earth.These ancient rocks are 3.5 billion years old and they are so well preserved that their fossils accurately record the earliest life forms on the planet, as well as evidence of the first massive meteorite impact on record, possibly related to the formation of our moon.